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Michel Lucien Guillon, French research executive, optometrist. Registered optometrist New South Wales Optometrical Board, Australia, General Optical Council, England.


Guillon, Michel Lucien was born on March 25, 1951 in Nice, Alpes, France. Son of Jeannot Antoine and Madeleine Colette (Ducros) Guillon.


Brevet de Technicien Superieur Optique-Lunetterie, Lycee Superieur d'Optique, Morez, France, 1972. Bachelor of Science Ophthalmic Optics with honours, City University, London, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Physiological Optics, City University, London, 1978.


Senior research optometrist Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, 1978-1980. Director clinical research Hydron Research Ltd., 1980-1984. Director clinical research cornea and contact lens research unit School of Optometry, University New Son of Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1984-1986.

Director Contact Lens Research Consultant, London, since 1987. Maitre de conférences, associate professor University Paris, Orsay, France, since 1995. Academy and research advisor Ecole Superieure d'Optometrie Bures-sur-Yvettes, France, 1986-1988.

Managing director Optometric Technology Group Ltd., London, since 1987. Director research Institute Optometry, London, 1988-1990. Coordinator optometric program License d'Optometrie et d'Optique Physiolog., University Paris, Orsay, France, 1988-1991.

Director optometric and contact lens program and research, MST d' Optometry, d'Optic Physiologique et d'Optique de Contact University Paris-Orsay, France, since 1990. Associate professor University Paris, Orsey, since 1996. Active in many conferences and science meetings.


Member Society Francaise d'Optique Physiological, British Contact Lens Association (treasurer research trust 1980-1981, council member, chairman optometric section 1982-1984, honorary treasurer and chairman optometric section 1983-1984), British Association Young Optometrists (chairman 1979-1980), British Standard Institute (member committee technical group contact lenses 1978-1983, 87—), Association Optical Practitioners (secretary London and Middlesex Branch 1979-1981), International Society Contact Lens Research (assistant secretary ex officio council member 1980-1982, secretary, member of executive 1982-1990, vice president, member of executive 1990-1995, president elect 1995-1997, president 1997-1999, member of executive since 1999), American Optometric Association (sports section), International Association for Contact Lens Educators (president Europe region, member of executive since 1993), Association for Research Vision, Ophthalmology, others.


  • Other Interests

    All sports.


Married Lesley Ann Bullivant (divorced November 1991). Children: Laura Caroline, Charles Michel Jean-David.